Gordian III (Person, Concept)

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Gordian III (en), Gordian III. (de), Gordiano III (es), Gordiano III (it), Gordien III (fr), Γορδιανός Γ' (el)Additional labels


Gordian III (Latin: Marcus Antonius Gordianus; 20 January 225 – 11 February 244 AD) was Roman emperor from AD 238 to 244. At the age of 13, he became the youngest sole legal Roman emperor throughout the existence of the united Roman Empire. Gordian was the son of Antonia Gordiana and an unknown Roman Senator who died before 238. Antonia Gordiana was the daughter of Emperor Gordian I and younger sister of Emperor Gordian II.

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20 January 225 CE
11 February 244 CE

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